Joseph Frager, MD

Joseph Frager, MD

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Former First Vice President National Council of Young Israel, Chairman of the Executive Board of American Friends of Ateret Cohanim, Executive Vice President Israel Heritage Foundation, Organizer of the Israel Day Concert in Central Park and Physician in practice over 40 years.

News by Joseph Frager, MD

The Two State Delusion

Shoving a two state solution down the throats of all Israelis is demeaning, disgraceful, and sheer fantasy. Opinion.

The Two State Delusion

'Day After' thoughts

Drastic steps are needed to make sure October 7th never happens again. Op-ed.

'Day After' thoughts

What Are We Waiting For to Finally Take Out the Iranian Nuclear Threat?

America has had many opportunities to deal with the Iranian threat, but President Biden continues to act like Neville Chamberlain and to appease the mullahs.

What Are We Waiting For to Finally Take Out the Iranian Nuclear Threat?

MIT Hotbed of Hate

In speaking to an alumnus of MIT who walked the hallowed halls at MIT at the same time as Prime Minister Netanyahu, I learned that the MIT of today does not resemble the MIT of yesteryear. Oped.

MIT Hotbed of Hate

Mazi Melesa Pilip - a profile‏

Mazi Melesa Pilip will make her mark in America. She has a bright future. America needs her more than ever. Opinion.

Mazi Melesa Pilip - a profile‏

Can America be fixed?

Faith in G-d must be restored. It is sorely lacking.

Can America be fixed?

Israel is fighting to save Civilization

Israel is in its own existential battle but it is exposing the fault lines and fissures that face society today. Opinion.

Israel is fighting to save Civilization

Op-ed: A Kiruv Moment

Israel has to completely defeat Hamas but at the same time find religion and reconnect to G-d.

Op-ed: A Kiruv Moment

Bob Jacobs - Activist extraordinaire of blessed memory

This tribute was published in December 2020. It is reprinted now. Bob Jacobs passed away on Chanukah last week.

Bob Jacobs - Activist extraordinaire of blessed memory

Let Israel finish the job

Israel has to be allowed to do what it has to do in order to survive. Op-ed.

Let Israel finish the job

The Hamas War has brought out the Best and the Worst of Civilization

This has been a fight for civilization and the world’s Soul. Good will defeat Evil. There is no choice.

The Hamas War has brought out the Best and the Worst of Civilization

Joe Nahmias - Ben Gurion’s Bodyguard of Blessed Memory

Without the bravery of people like Joe Nahmias, Israel would not have become the powerhouse success story that we are all so proud of.

Joe Nahmias - Ben Gurion’s Bodyguard of Blessed Memory

The Cruel Game Hamas is Playing

Hamas' taking of 240 hostages and refusal to free them has backfired on this cruel terrorist organization. Op Ed

The Cruel Game Hamas is Playing

The Russian connection to October 7th

We have entered a new age where cyber is the new tank on the battlefield and the new fighter jet in the sky. Analysis.

The Russian connection to October 7th

Rashida Tlaib finally gets censured

Dan Goldman who represents New York’s 10th District voted to censure one of Israel’s harshest and most bitter adversaries in the US Congress

Rashida Tlaib finally gets censured

Peace through strength

Biden must give Israel enough time so that the October 7th horror will never happen again. A “pause” now will not achieve that objective.

Peace through strength

The alarming rise of Hamas in America

America is headed towards very serious and blinding headwinds. Opinion.

The alarming rise of Hamas in America

Israel is busy making peace, Hamas evil

First Hamas has to be brought to justice. This will happen soon. Then Israel can continue the business of peace with its Arab neighbors.

Israel is busy making peace, Hamas evil

Israel should Re-establish the 22 Communities of Gush Katif

The towns that were “dis-engaged” were the frontlines protecting the South. Opinion.

Israel should Re-establish the 22 Communities of Gush Katif

Time to Crush Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Bomb Iran’s Nuclear Facilities

America has to be a full partner in this especially since a number of the captives are American citizens. Israel has to act quickly.

Time to Crush Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Bomb Iran’s Nuclear Facilities

The Second GOP Debate

Nikki Haley is teaching the world a valuable lesson, candidates on both sides of the aisle can learn from her invaluable, insightful words.

The Second GOP Debate

Abbas’ true colors more evident than ever

With the expanding fireball of anti-Semitism glowing brighter each day, Israel’s "peace partner" added kerosene to the flames. Op-ed.

Abbas’ true colors more evident than ever

The Madagascar Plan Gave Rise to the Wannsee Conference and the Final Solution

The forces of Good overcame the forces of Evil. Madagascar happened to be caught in the middle. Opinion.

The Madagascar Plan Gave Rise to the Wannsee Conference and the Final Solution

Jewish Resistance during the Holocaust

General Flynn does not have a correct understanding of the Holocaust. I am afraid that many have a similar delusional perception.

Jewish Resistance during the Holocaust

Andrew Jackson is the only American president to pay off the national debt

President Andrew Jackson was a leader. America needs Andrew Jackson now more than ever.Op-ed.

Andrew Jackson is the only American president to pay off the national debt

Israel 2023

I just got back from visiting Israel with Governor Mike Huckabee and about 30 Americansm most of whom had never been to Israel before.Op-ed.

Israel 2023

The Atomic Age - 80 years later

President Harry Truman, a real leader, made the right choice in 1945. Op-ed.

The Atomic Age - 80 years later

Israel at the crossroads

A democratically elected coalition has a mandate to carry out programs that it had campaigned on. Judicial reform is one of them. Op-ed.

Israel at the crossroads

Lessons Learned from the War of 1956

The 1956 War taught Israel many valuable lessons and led to a miraculous victory in 1967.

Lessons Learned from the War of 1956

Jews of the Revolutionary War

No one can say that the Jews did not spill their own blood for the formation of America. The Jews were very much part of creating the USA.

Jews of the Revolutionary War

50 Years since the Yom Kippur War

Fifty years have passed but the memory of the Yom Kippur War is seared into the memory of all of those who lived through it.

50 Years since the Yom Kippur War

Mini-Deal, Maximum Mistake

This so-called “mini-deal” is a maximum mistake. The Biden Administration should think twice before agreeing to this. Op-ed.

Mini-Deal, Maximum Mistake

Whale of a problem

The attempt to expand energy conservation is apparently leading to a crisis of wildlife conservation

Whale of a problem

Op-ed: Core issues of 2024 election

Wokeism which fosters historical revisionism plays well into the Republican’s hands.

Op-ed: Core issues of 2024 election

Rashida Tlaib Poses Danger to America

The Rashida Tlaib’s of the world want to blame Israel for their own mistakes, and their own aggression. Op-Ed.

 Rashida Tlaib Poses Danger to America

The Russian-Ukraine war is about to escalate

Preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons is still the number one priority, but the Russian-Ukraine escalation is a close second.

The Russian-Ukraine war is about to escalate

Numbers matter

Judicial Reform in Israel is not an option but a necessity. The Left is simply using it as a political ploy to bring down Netanyahu. Op-ed.

Numbers matter

Sderot - Microcosm of Israel at 75

Sderot has sustained thousands of Kassam rockets over the years. The more the rockets fly - the more Sderot grows and expands. Op-ed.

Sderot - Microcosm of Israel at 75

Thirty years since 'Oslo'

Israel and the international community view the Oslo Accords as a mistake but continue to fall prey to the same type of thinking.

Thirty years since 'Oslo'

Nassau County - Bastion of Orthodoxy and Zionism

I fully expect more Israeli officials will come to Nassau County more than ever before. It’s a win win situation.

Nassau County - Bastion of Orthodoxy and Zionism